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All is NOT fair in love and war
Immunotherapy showed improved survival benefits for stage 3 and 4 melanoma, but it came at a price of greater toxicity, according to a randomized, double-blind phase 3 study that compared 10 mg/kg Yervoy (ipilimumab) or a lower dose of the anti-CTLA-4 anticlonal antibody.
Breast cancer survivor looks back and describes her radiation treatment and shares her tips.
A two-time cancer survivor, breast cancer and melanoma, discusses the empty nest process and cancer.
Cancer survivor discusses interviewing for jobs and returning to employment after surviving breast cancer and melanoma.
What about hope? Don’t kill hope. Breast cancer and melanoma survivor shares what helped at the time of diagnosis and early on in her cancer treatment.
An ongoing trial studying Keytruda (pembrolizumab) with the first-in-class IDO1 inhibitor epacadostat (INCB024360) can mean drastic change for patients with melanoma.
Bavencio (avelumab), a PD-L1-inhibitor, gained approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for some patients with Merkel cell carcinoma.
Kiran K. Turaga explains that, even with all the advancements and novel treatments in melanoma, surgery is still critical.
Breast cancer and melanoma survivor says you are allowed to feel what you are feeling, whatever that is.
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